Castiglione (surname)

Castiglione is the surname of several famous people.

*Baldassare Castiglione (1478-1529), Italian Renaissance writer and diplomat, best known for "The Courtier" book
* Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (1609-1664), Italian (Genoese) painter and printmaker
* Giuseppe Castiglione (1829-1908), Italian painter
* Giuseppe Castiglione (Jesuit) (1688-1766), Italian painter and Jesuit missionary
* Giuseppe Castiglione (politician) (born 1963), Italian politician
* Pierre François Charles Augereau, duc de Castiglione (1757-1816), Marshal of France and French general
* Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione (1837-1899), Italian courtesan and mistress of Napoleon III
* Joe Castiglione (born 1947), Boston Red Sox radio announcer
* Nancy Castiglione (born 1981), Canadian actress active in the Philippines
* Jose Pablo Martinez del Rio-Castiglione, Italian-Mexican nobleman in the court of Maximilian I

See also

* Castiglioni
* Castigliano


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